Civil Engineering NC

FACULTY OF FACULTY OF EDUCATION, TRAINING & SKILLS DEVELOPMENT • SAQA ID NO. 20838 • NQF4 • 120 CREDITS • 1

The National Certificate (Vocational) Civil Engineering and Building Construction course fits into the Engineering Studies field.  It covers construction, masonry building and woodworking; design, drainage and sanitation in a practical, theoretical management and design environment.  This course integrates academic knowledge and theory with practical skills and values.

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Duration

  • 3 years full-time
  • To enter Level 2 – Grade 9 completed with Mathematics
  • To enter Level 3 – Level 2 qualification
  • To enter Level 4 – Level 3 qualification

LEVEL 2 – 4 FUNDAMENTAL SUBJECTS (COMPULSORY)

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Life Orientation

Plus the Core subjects below

LEVEL 2 VOCATIONAL CORE SUBJECTS

  • Construction Planning
  • Plant and Equipment
  • Materials
  • Carpentry and Roofwork OR Masonry OR Roads OR Plumbing (Choose one of these to specialise in)

LEVEL 3 VOCATIONAL CORE SUBJECTS

  • Construction Planning
  • Plant and Equipment
  • Materials
  • Carpentry and Roofwork OR Masonry OR Roads OR Plumbing (Choose one of these to specialise in, following on from your choice in Level 2)

LEVEL 4 VOCATIONAL CORE SUBJECTS

  • Construction Planning
  • Plant and Equipment
  • Materials
  • Carpentry and Roofwork OR Masonry OR Roads OR Plumbing  (Choose one of these to specialise in, following on from your choice in Level 2)

Career Pathways for
this course?

  • Architectural Technology
  • Building Construction
  • Civil Construction Engineering
  • Drainage Inspection
  • Industrial Designing
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Road Construction Engineering
  • Sanitation Engineering
  • Town Regional Planning